CASTLE ROCK, Colo. — Officials are are searching for three men suspected of robbery and attempted carjacking that took place in the 4700 block of Highway 86, the Castle Rock Police Department said.
The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office received the call about 10:15 a.m. Friday. Police said the victim stopped along the highway to help a woman in apparent distress.
After stopping, the victim was confronted by two men. The suspects forcibly took the victim’s money, watch and sunglasses.
The victim drove himself to an urgent care facility to be treated for minor injuries.
Because of the location of the crime, Castle Rock police are taking over the investigation and are asking for the public’s help to find the suspects.
The suspects are believed to be driving an older, dark green, two-door Cadillac possibly with Colorado license plates. The vehicle was last seen heading east on Highway 86.
The three suspects are described as a 20- to 25-year-old woman of medium complexion with curly hair, wearing a white shirt and jeans; a 20- to 25-year-old Hispanic or Pacific Islander man with dark skin and a tattoo design on the side of his face wearing a dark-colored shirt; and a 20- to 25-year-old man with brown hair and a goatee wearing a blue shirt with a cartoon character design.
The details of the crime are still being investigated. The victim has been treated and released from the urgent care facility.
Anyone who sees the suspects is asked to call 911.